Graduate Certificate Studies Program
The Graduate Certificate is a 12-credit transcript certificate. Situated within the vast field of Chicana and Chicano Studies (CCS), the Graduate Certificate includes exploration of the unique cultural, historical, political, and social development of Chicanx peoples and communities.
Required Coursework:Choose TWO courses from this list:
WHO MAY APPLY?
The Graduate Certificate Program in Chicana and Chicano Studies is a “stand-alone” program. Non-UNM students, whether in state or out of state and who have a BA degree, may apply to this program. All required courses from the Graduate Certificate Program that are completed satisfactorily may transfer into the Chicana and Chicano Studies MA and PhD Programs.
UNM Graduate Students
Current graduate students already matriculated in a graduate degree-granting program, for example, an MA or PhD degree program, regardless of their field of study, are encouraged to apply. Courses taken for a Graduate Certificate fall within the prescribed time limits for a graduate degree, the University allows for shared coursework between a Graduate Certificate and an MA or PhD degree.